Category Archives: Parkland

88. Murrayshall. 16 Sep 2018

Murrayshall is a nice parkland course, but its hotel partner course (Lynedoch) is much better value. Round  £50 ( variable on-line).   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 3 The Murrayshall estate, first built in 1664, was established as a commercially successful … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 4 star, Commercial, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Hamilton J Stutt, Holes, Overall Value, Parkland, Perthshire, Price, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 88. Murrayshall. 16 Sep 2018

86. Archerfield – Fidra Links. 12 Sep 2018.

Superbly designed course that could be considered any of links, parkland or woodland! Round £90…plus hotel residency!   Par 72.  Value (out of 5) – 3.5 I felt a little stupid when the answer came to my question “Why is it called … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 3.5 star, 5 star, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, David J Russell, Edinburgh & The Lothians, Holes, over £100, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Private, Region, Since 2000, When Course Established | Comments Off on 86. Archerfield – Fidra Links. 12 Sep 2018.

85. Portlethen. 2 Sep 2018.

The “Committee Only” Car Park sums up why Golf has to change to survive. Round £45.   Par 70.  Value (out of 5) – 3 Portlethen, about 7 miles south of Aberdeen, on the A90,  is one of the fastest growing areas … Continue reading

Posted in 18 holes, 1946 - 1999, 3 star, 3 star, Aberdeen City and Shire, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Donald Steel, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, When Course Established, £40 - £59 | Comments Off on 85. Portlethen. 2 Sep 2018.

80. Torphins. 25 June 2018.

Incredible value at this gem of a 9 hole course        Round £10.   Par 32.  Value (out of 5) – 5 Torphins Golf Club is situated in Royal Deeside, in the village of the same name, 23 miles west of … Continue reading

Posted in 1851 - 1900, 4 star, 5 star, 9 holes, Aberdeen City and Shire, Course Architech, Course Owned By, Course Quality, Course Type, Holes, Members, Overall Value, Parkland, Price, Region, under £20, Unknown, When Course Established | Comments Off on 80. Torphins. 25 June 2018.